# rip - Today’s News
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# rip - Saturday 7 December, 2013
Nelson Mandela’s last official photoshoot caught him in reflective mood. The portrait sold for charity just days before he died.
# rip - Friday 6 December, 2013
South Africa has declared a period of mourning all next week. Here at home, books of condolence have been opened in honour of the iconic leader.
He got up and held the floor on a visit in 2003. Watch here.
The former president of South Africa, who spent 27 years in prison, has died.
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From Obama, Clinton and Ban Ki-moon to Bill Gates, Bono and Pelé — figures from around the world have been paying tribute…
# rip - Thursday 5 December, 2013
Speaking from the White House, the US President said the anti-apartheid hero had achieved “more than could be expected of any man”.
The death of Nelson Mandela has dominated today’s headlines. Barack Obama said the leader had achieved “more than could be expected of any man”.
The former president of South Africa, who spent 27 years in prison, inspired a nation and the world.
Nelson Mandela — South African icon — has died aged 95, current president Jacob Zuma has confirmed tonight.
The actor didn’t know the newly-engaged couple when he met them.
# rip - Wednesday 4 December, 2013
We have something in our eye.
# rip - Tuesday 3 December, 2013
Liam O’Connor has died at the age of 58.
# rip - Sunday 1 December, 2013
The 40-year-old died, best known for his role as Brian O’Connor in the hugely successful movie series, died in a crash in California yesterday.
# rip - Friday 29 November, 2013
They poured themselves a drink on stage and told some stories.
# rip - Wednesday 27 November, 2013
Former President Mary McAleese was one of those who spoke at Fr. Reid’s funeral this afternoon.
# rip - Monday 25 November, 2013
One of the Busby Babes, the former Manchester United captain played 688 times for the club and won the European Cup in 1968.
# rip - Friday 22 November, 2013
The businessman and property developer gave evidence alleging he gave a large cheque to former Fianna Fáil TD Pádraig Flynn when trying to develop a shopping centre.
The Tipperary priest passed away in Dublin early this morning.
Tributes have flowed in for the man given credit for bringing peace to Northern Ireland.
# rip - Friday 15 November, 2013
People are being encouraged to consider their behaviour as a mark of respect to those who have lost their lives on Irish roads.
# rip - Monday 11 November, 2013
McGrady, who passed away today, was one of the founding members of the SDLP.
Harold Percival died without friends or close family to attend his funeral – so the internet took over.
# rip - Friday 8 November, 2013
Farrell was speaking at the AGM of the players’ body today in Croke Park.
# rip - Wednesday 6 November, 2013
Peter ‘Fats’ Fatialofa lead his country to a famous World Cup win over Wales in 1991.
# rip - Tuesday 5 November, 2013
Joy Johnson was 86 when she completed her 25th NYC marathon on Sunday.
# rip - Monday 4 November, 2013
The show’s makers changed the intro sequence.
# rip - Saturday 2 November, 2013
There was an extensive search for the hillwalker over a four day period.
# rip - Thursday 31 October, 2013
Ricki Savage passed away after suffering a heart attack in Monday’s race.
# rip - Wednesday 30 October, 2013
Organisers of the Marathon have expressed their condolences for Ricki Savage.
Lou Reed, Metallica and… er… Lulu.
# rip - Tuesday 29 October, 2013
The leader of Harrow Council said that the community is ‘utterly devastated’ following the loss of Donal Drohan.
# rip - Monday 28 October, 2013
Today’s county final takes place after the funeral of the Galway hurler yesterday.
# rip - Sunday 27 October, 2013
A second former FF TD, Denis Foley of Kerry North, also passed away this weekend. He was 79.
Exact cause of death of influential songwriter has not yet been released.
# rip - Thursday 24 October, 2013
The meeting of Portumna and Loughrea in Pearse Stadium will now take place on Monday October 28.
A beautiful tribute has been made by the people of Kilbeacanty to Galway hurler Niall Donoghue sadly passed away last night.
The young defender had achieved a great amount in a career that that held brilliant potential.
Galway hurling family in shock following the death of young inter-county star.
# rip - Tuesday 22 October, 2013
The Waterford councillor Gary Wyse passed away unexpectedly today.